BOD Lift Repair and Maintenance

City of Charlotte’s Charlotte Area Transit System is requesting contractual services for our In-Ground Vehicle Lift PM and Repair Services.

CATS operates approximately 20 in-ground vehicle lifts in its two facilities. Majority of the lifts are 2 post vertical rise. CATS also has 2 triple post vertical rise lifts and 3 parallelogram lifts. The facilities are located at 3145 South Tryon and 900 North Davidson St, Charlotte NC.


PSR 947

STS FY19 Vehicle Replacement Purchase

STS (Special Transportation Services) vehicle replacement for FY19. FY19 plan to purchase approximately 11 new ADA (Americans Disability Acts)  vehicles. STS (Special Transportation Services) needs to purchase eleven LPG powered replacement paratransit buses, that adhere to the  specifications.



Bus Paint and Related Supplies

The scope of this solicitation is to establish a contract for the purchase and delivery of body shop paint and other relate supplies so that the buses can be repaired and painted back to OE specifications. Bids will be received until 2:00 p.m. on May 19, 2021 at which time they will be opened and publicly read.

A Pre-Bid conference will not be held for this solicitation. The meeting link for the bid opening is  or join by phone  1-650-479-3207 or 1-855-244-8681 Access code: 172 250 2911

PSR 874

LB Foster LRV Track Lubricating Equipment & Carbon Lubricators

The spare parts that are being purchased are for maintenance replacement spares required to maintain the LYNX Blue Line track lubricating equipment. These items are being purchased from the original OEM in order to guarantee interchangeability with existing hardware.



Hybrid Bus Repair RFP


The CATS BOD currently operates two stand alone bus maintenance facilities. These facilities operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, running a total of 11,682,341 miles per year. Each facility has specific vehicle types assigned to it. Types of bus routes include, regional commuter service, circulator service, fixed route transit as well as on demand service. At present, there are 304 buses with either Allison H40/ 50 EP Hybrid Drive Systems or Allison Hydraulic Transmissions. CATS is searching for a vendor to repair these hybrid buses since CATS does not have the capability to fix them.


PSR 1020

MCI OEM Bus Parts

BOD (Bus Operations Division) requires a goods contract to purchase OEM (Original Equipment Manufacture)  MCI (Motor Coach Industry)/New flyer parts